The biggest challenge was finding the right intake setup. I was going to make a custom manifold, but just to get flanges made were either crazy expensive or really cheap, but would take forever. My good friend Dave Harry owner of www.Harysraceparts.com got ahold of Kevin Thornton owner of Extrudabody to get me a ITB [...]
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We scraped the Ford rear idea and went back to Nissan to keep it in the family! We used the Murano subframe and it bolts perfectly up to the chassis. With the Murano rear Dif being very weak we chose a 350Z rear Dif with a LSD. We modified the Dif mounts by raising them [...]
The V8altima project is comming along. We have the tunnel and firewall almost completed. The next step of this build will be the rollcage. Check out the pics below on the progress, this is one build you don’t want to miss! Colin welding the firewall. New firewall is almost complete. Driveshaft tunnel is almost complete.
We have begun the fabrication of the tunnel that will house the G37 Transmission and the driveshaft.
Here is a teaser pic of the monstorous VK56DE in the bay…. We shown this similar pic before but what you don’t see in this pic is the custom subframe thats almost complete! You want to check back with us on this project!
Well, I decided on my brake set up for the project. I had my heart set on getting the GTR Brembo setup from a R35 but it was very difficult finding a set (I mean come on who really would replace these?) or they are close to $14,000 brand new from Nissan. I got these from [...]
This is the ACT Clutch installed on the custom made flywheel made by my friends over at Neo’s Garage. This is the first known setup that will mate up the 6 speed Infiniti G37 trans to a VK56DE!
I got my AIM MXL Strada cluster in today! Now I can start working on my dash. This unit even feels like quality when you hold it. Its heavier then I thought. There are so many features in this unit. The MXL Strada is a digital dash and gauge, that includes the harness to connect to [...]
Got this sent to me last night from one of the guys at the shop. The VK56DE isn’t mounted but it sure gives you an idea of whats to come!
We’ll its been awhile, but E-Shift got their shop ready for the build! Like I said I’m not in a rush with the build…. The guys at the shop thought it would be funny to put a 2jz in the bay… Got to keep it in the family tho! Within the next few weeks there will [...]